1878-S VAM-64

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1878-S VAM-64 Engraved Wing Feather, With Lines

Discovered by Calvin Cherry, October 2001.
This is a Top 30 1878-S Die Variety
64 II 1 · B2ao (Engraved Wing Feather) (184) I-2 R-5
Obverse II 1– Same die chips on Liberty head face as on some VAM-45.
Reverse B2ao– Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg with fine polishing lines in engraved area. R in TRUST not broken.
Comments:
1- Same obverse die as VAM-40 and VAM-45.
2- Same reverse die as VAM-110
Threads:
1- Lee Coin http://www.vamworld.wikispaces.com/share/view/74500895

LVA Plate Photos

1878-S VAM-64 PLATE 9 OCT 2010.jpg1878-S VAM-45 Die Chips Eye.jpg

Additional Photos

The lines within the box indicated on the photograph below are very strong. You can't miss them.
1878 S VAM 64 Photo 1.jpg
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The face, as indicated by the arrows below, has several 'die chips'.
1878 S VAM 64 Photo 2.jpg
1878 S VAM 40 Photo 1.jpg
1878 S VAM 40 Photo 2.jpg
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Full Coin Photos

2 Sets of Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-64 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY ANACS ANACS LOGO3.jpg

1878-S RonH VAM-64 OBV SLAB 04022013-horz.jpg